COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987

Wednesday, April 1

2 events

Classes

  • Revival Yarns

    6 p.m. $30. www.revivalyarnsathens.com

    Fingerless Mitts Class

    This class teaches knitters how to make fingerless mitts. 

  • Body, Mind & Spirit

    6 p.m. $5 suggested donation. 706-351-6024

    The Buddha's Teachings

    Bring more inner peace to your life. Every Wednesday.

Thursday, April 2

3 events

Classes

  • ACC Library

    9–9:45 a.m. FREE! 706-613-3650, ext. 354

    One-On-One Computer Tutorial

    Personalized instruction available for various computer topics. 

  • Revival Yarns

    6 p.m. $15. www.revivalyarnsathens.com

    Fixing Mistakes Class

    Learn how to back-knit, pick up drop stitches, change purls into knits (and vice versa), unravel your work, create life lines and tighten saggy stitches. RSVP.

  • ACC Library

    6, 7 & 8 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/athens

    One-on-One Digital Media Center Tutorial

    The new Digital Media Center is now open! Get individual instruction for graphics, audio or video editing projects or learn to convert albums and cassettes to DVDs and CDs.

Saturday, April 4

3 events

Classes

  • The H. T. Edwards Complex

    6–8 p.m. Donations welcome. gaconflict.org

    Restorative CIrcles Training

    Restorative Circles is a process of responding to conflict and violence through restorative, rather than punitive, systems. All levels of experience welcome. 

  • State Botanical Garden of Georgia

    9 a.m.–4 p.m. $105. www.botgarden.uga.edu

    Plant Taxonomy

    (Classroom 2) This core course teaches basic characteristics that botanists look at when investigating an unknown plant. Bring a hand lens.

  • Revival Yarns

    3 p.m. $30. www.revivalyarnsathens.com

    Knitting Forward, Backward and Sideways

    Learn how to knit asymmetrically and on the bias, knit and purl backward, pick up selvage stitches without leaving holes, knit sideways off an existing fabric and knit in circles by conquering the art of short rows.

Tuesday, April 7

4 events

Classes

  • The Pearl Girls

    6:30–8:30 p.m. $39. www.thepearlgirls.com

    Learn to Knot Pearl Jewelry

    Learn how to knot pearls with local business The Pearl Girls. Registration required.

  • ACC Library

    10–11:30 a.m. FREE! 706-613-3615, www.athenslibrary.org

    Introduction to PowerPoint

    Learn the basics of PowerPoint 2010. Registration required.

  • Body, Mind & Spirit

    6 p.m. $5. 706-351-6024

    The Law of Attraction and Manifestation

    This ongoing class teaches many techniques for utilizing the power of your mind to create wonders in all areas of your life.

  • ACC Library

    7 p.m. FREE! 706-613-3650, www.athenslibrary.org/athens

    Illustrator for Beginners

    Learn how to create graphics with vectors using Adobe Illustrator. This is ideal for logos or artwork you want to print in multiple sizes. Registration required.

Wednesday, April 8

2 events

Classes

  • Body, Mind & Spirit

    6 p.m. $5 suggested donation. 706-351-6024

    The Buddha's Teachings

    Bring more inner peace to your life. Every Wednesday.

  • Bloom

    3:30–5:30 p.m. $10 (children), $20 (adults). www.integraleyesight.com

    Eyesight & Insight Improvement Workshop

    Nathan Oxenfeld, Bates Method teacher, yoga instructor and author of Give Up Your Glasses for Good: Holistic Eyecare for the 21st Century, leads a workshop on how to improve eyesight naturally.

Thursday, April 9

3 events

Classes

  • ACC Library

    9–9:45 a.m. FREE! 706-613-3650, ext. 354

    One-On-One Computer Tutorial

    Personalized instruction available for various computer topics. 

  • Oconee County Library

    10 a.m. FREE! 706-769-3950

    Intro to Excel 2010

    Learn the basics of using Excel, the parts of an Excel window, creating a spreadsheet, using basic formulas and more.

  • ACC Library

    6, 7 & 8 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/athens

    One-on-One Digital Media Center Tutorial

    The new Digital Media Center is now open! Get individual instruction for graphics, audio or video editing projects or learn to convert albums and cassettes to DVDs and CDs.

Friday, April 10

1 event

Classes

  • ACC Library

    3 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/athens

    Photoshop for Beginners

    This lecture-based class will introduce you to the basics of Photoshop, a program now available at the library in the Digital Media Center.

Saturday, April 11

1 event

Classes

  • State Botanical Garden of Georgia

    9 a.m.–1 p.m. $50. www.botgarden.uga.edu

    Spring Wildflowers of the Granite Outcrops of Georgia

    Learn about the ecology and plants of Piedmont granite outcrops with a visit to the Rock and Shoals Natural Area.

Tuesday, April 14

1 event

Classes

  • Body, Mind & Spirit

    6 p.m. $5. 706-351-6024

    The Law of Attraction and Manifestation

    This ongoing class teaches many techniques for utilizing the power of your mind to create wonders in all areas of your life.

Wednesday, April 15

2 events

Classes

  • State Botanical Garden of Georgia

    9–11 a.m. $24. www.botgarden.uga.edu

    Medicinal Salves

    This class covers making herbal infused oils, base oils for salve making and essential oils to treat a variety of symptoms. 

  • Body, Mind & Spirit

    6 p.m. $5 suggested donation. 706-351-6024

    The Buddha's Teachings

    Bring more inner peace to your life. Every Wednesday.

Thursday, April 16

2 events

Classes

  • ACC Library

    9–9:45 a.m. FREE! 706-613-3650, ext. 354

    One-On-One Computer Tutorial

    Personalized instruction available for various computer topics. 

  • ACC Library

    6, 7 & 8 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/athens

    One-on-One Digital Media Center Tutorial

    The new Digital Media Center is now open! Get individual instruction for graphics, audio or video editing projects or learn to convert albums and cassettes to DVDs and CDs.

Tuesday, April 21

1 event

Classes

  • Body, Mind & Spirit

    6 p.m. $5. 706-351-6024

    The Law of Attraction and Manifestation

    This ongoing class teaches many techniques for utilizing the power of your mind to create wonders in all areas of your life.

Wednesday, April 22

2 events

Classes

  • State Botanical Garden of Georgia

    9 a.m.–3 p.m. $45. www.botgarden.uga.edu

    Flower Arranging Unit 5: Creative and Miniature Design

    Learn about miniature floral design. Participants will be provided with a list of materials to bring to class. Bring a bag lunch.

     

  • Body, Mind & Spirit

    6 p.m. $5 suggested donation. 706-351-6024

    The Buddha's Teachings

    Bring more inner peace to your life. Every Wednesday.

Thursday, April 23

2 events

Classes

  • ACC Library

    9–9:45 a.m. FREE! 706-613-3650, ext. 354

    One-On-One Computer Tutorial

    Personalized instruction available for various computer topics. 

  • ACC Library

    6, 7 & 8 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/athens

    One-on-One Digital Media Center Tutorial

    The new Digital Media Center is now open! Get individual instruction for graphics, audio or video editing projects or learn to convert albums and cassettes to DVDs and CDs.

Tuesday, April 28

1 event

Classes

  • Body, Mind & Spirit

    6 p.m. $5. 706-351-6024

    The Law of Attraction and Manifestation

    This ongoing class teaches many techniques for utilizing the power of your mind to create wonders in all areas of your life.

Wednesday, April 29

1 event

Classes

  • Body, Mind & Spirit

    6 p.m. $5 suggested donation. 706-351-6024

    The Buddha's Teachings

    Bring more inner peace to your life. Every Wednesday.

Thursday, April 30

2 events

Classes

  • ACC Library

    9–9:45 a.m. FREE! 706-613-3650, ext. 354

    One-On-One Computer Tutorial

    Personalized instruction available for various computer topics. 

  • ACC Library

    6, 7 & 8 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/athens

    One-on-One Digital Media Center Tutorial

    The new Digital Media Center is now open! Get individual instruction for graphics, audio or video editing projects or learn to convert albums and cassettes to DVDs and CDs.

Saturday, May 2

1 event

Classes

  • West Broad Market Garden

    10 a.m.–2 p.m. letuscompost@gmail.com

    Composting Basics

    Learn the ABCs for backyard composting. Representatives from the ACC Cooperative Extension, ACC Recycling Division, Keep Athens-Clarke County Beautiful and the State Botanical Garden will be on site.